EPA rules kill clean-energy project

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Presque Isle Advance) This time the word is final. The plug has officially been pulled on the Wolverine Clean Energy project. "It is with a great deal of more…

Bitcoin collapses after major blow from China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BusinessInsider) Recent days have brought headlines about Chinese authorities clamping down on Bitcoin — not wanting various institutions to deal in the digital currency. The latest is that more…

China Bitcoin exchange bans yuan deposits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The biggest Bitcoin exchange in China said Wednesday that it's no longer accepting yuan deposits, dealing another setback to the virtual currency. BTC China's announcement on more…

Drive more than 500 miles on 2 gallons of fuel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PopularScience) For years, automakers have worked to push fuel economy beyond 100 miles per gallon. Reaching that mark typically meant three things: cutting weight, maximizing aerodynamics, and improving more…

Super material of future could be vegetable

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Purdue News) The same tiny cellulose crystals that give trees and plants their high strength, light weight and resilience, have now been shown to have the stiffness of more…

Copywriter dies after working 30-hour shift

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Daily News) A young Indonesian copywriter who regularly tweeted about her heavy workload died after spending 30 hours straight in the office, it has been reported. more…